Clanton Middle School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Clanton Middle School
Clanton Middle School is a great place for students to learn and grow. Located in Clanton, Alabama, the school provides a safe and nurturing environment for students to explore their interests and develop their skills. The school offers a variety of classes and activities, including core classes such as math, science, and language arts, as well as electives such as art, music, and physical education. Clanton Middle School also provides a range of extracurricular activities, including sports teams, clubs, and after-school programs. The school also has a strong focus on community service and encourages students to get involved in their local community. Clanton Middle School is dedicated to helping students reach their full potential and become successful, responsible citizens.
835 Temple Road
Clanton, AL 35045
7 – 8
Overview Clanton Middle School
Clanton Middle School serves 430 students in grades 7-8.
Clanton Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 7% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Clanton Middle School
Clanton Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Clanton Middle School is 0.61, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.